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Wigfield Farm

 Set in the Worsbrough Country Park area of Barnsley, Wigfield Farm has three main functions:

  • A working farm producing livestock
  • A base for Barnsley College Horticulture and Animal Management courses
  • An Open Farm and Visitors Centre accessible to the local and wider community

A modern horticulture unit supports the learning and development of students following both vocational and recreational courses in horticulture and gardening. Seasonal plants are often available for sale at competetive prices in our on-site shop.

The farm is situated approximately 2 miles south-west of Barnsley next to Worsbrough Country Park. It is near to the Dove Valley Trail section of the Trans-Pennine Trail, and provides a perfect visitor attraction for adults and children.

We have a wide range of animals including meerkats, cows, goats, Shetland ponies, donkeys, alpacas, pigs, sheep, chickens, red deer, guinea pigs, rabbits and much more. There is also a rodent room and an aquatics room featuring many different varieties of fish and other aquatic life.

 

 

Who to contact

Telephone
E-mail
wigfieldenquiries@barnsley.ac.uk

Where to go

Name
Wigfield Farm
Address
Haverlands Lane
Barnsley
South Yorkshire
Postcode
S70 5NQ
Notes

Car Parking is free to all Wigfield Farm Visitors.

Other Details

Costs

Details
Farm admission - Adults £3.00, Concessions £1.50, Family Ticket* £8.00 (2 Adults, 3 Children)

Availability

Referral Details

Birthday Parties

Wigfield Farm is the perfect place to hold a Birthday Party for children! With the chance to have some close animal encounters, eat some yummy party food, access the Farm and celebrate the day with friends and family.

There are 2 different types of party to choose from, take a look at our website for more information.

Stay and Play Sessions

Stay and Play is held every Wednesday during Term Time 10am – 12pm.

It is an informal play session where children get involved in different activities each week, there is also a chance to meet one of our animals here at the end.

The Cost is £4.00 per child this includes one free adult and entry to the Farm.

Last updated on 31/05/2019
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